Bangkok

72 Newtown Rd., Danbury, CT 06810.

Nutmeg Square, (I-84, Exit 8, 1/2 mile on right - 5 min. from the Danbury Mall).  (203) 791-0640. CT's First Thai Restaurant serving authentic Thai Cuisine since 1986. The dishes served at Bangkok exemplify traditional Thai Cuisine. Charming waitresses dressed in Traditional Thai costumes enhance the elegant Asian surroundings. *** NY Times and Hartford Courant. Recommended by Zagat. Lunch Tues.-Fri. 11:30-2:30, Daily Luncheon Specials. Dinner 5-10; Sat. and Sun. Dinner 4-10. Closed Mon.

Bridgewater Village Store

27 Main St. South, Bridgewater, CT 06752.

(860) 354-2863. "Hub of the Community" built in 1899 overlooking the village green. Stocked with specialty coffees, cheeses and products. The original home of the famous Bridgewater Chocolates. You can find fresh baked goods or order from the deli - touting one of the best roasted turkey with cranberry and stuffing sandwich you have ever had outside your own kitchen! We make homemade soups and salads daily. Try our signature ice cream "Maywood Maple Walnut" made from our own Maywood Maple Syrup or pickup the Maywood Honey to go along with that special cup of tea. Mon. - Fri. 6 am - 6 pm; Sat. 7 am - 5 pm; Sun. 7 am – 4 pm.

Bridgewater Village Store

27 Main St. South, Bridgewater, CT 06752.

(860) 354-2863. Hub of the Community built in 1899 overlooking the village green. Stocked with specialty coffees, cheeses and products. The original home of the famous Bridgewater Chocolates. You can find fresh baked goods or order from the deli - touting one of the best roasted turkey with cranberry and stuffing sandwich you have ever had outside your own kitchen! We make homemade soups and salads daily. Try our signature ice cream Maywood Maple Walnut made from our own Maywood Maple Syrup or pickup the Maywood Honey to go along with that special cup of tea. Mon. - Fri. 6 am - 6 pm; Sat. 7 am - 5 pm; Sun. 7 am - 4 pm.

Chuck's Steak House

20 Segar Street, Danbury, CT 06810.

(203) 792-5555. You'll enjoy the warm, friendly atmosphere of our restaurant. The menu features an excellent selection of steaks, chicken, fresh grilled seafood, and a salad buffet. Open 7 days a week. Early menu 4:30-6 pm. Mon. -Fri. Serving Sun.- Thurs. until 10 pm, & Fri.- Sat. until 10:30 pm.

La Piccolina

27 Main St., New Milford, CT 06776.

(860) 210-9669. Serving Authentic Northern Italian Trattoria Cuisine, Customers enjoy Exquisite Homemade Dishes served with Fresh Ingredients. Our Specialties include Homemade Pastas, Breads, Sauces, Vinaigrettes and Desserts all made daily. Ensuring the quality of each dish has the Essence and Taste from the Rimini Region of Italy. All combined with a charming atmosphere and award winning staff, you can be assured for a Great Dining Experience. Winners of the Sapphire Award Talk of the Town for 5 consecutive years in Customer Service Excellence.

Ondine Restaurant

69 Pembroke Road, Danbury, CT 06811.

(203) 746-4900. Voted by Readers of Connecticut Magazine, "The Best French Restaurant in Fairfield County every year since 1998." Contemporary French cuisine and an extensive wine list. Dinner Wed. - Sun. 5 to closing. Sunday Afternoon Dinner 12 noon - 7 pm. Reservations recommended.

Salsa Restaurant

31 Bank Street, New Milford, CT 06776.

(860) 350-0701. Serving quality New Mexican Cuisine since 1992. Oversized Burritos smothered in red or green chili sauce, 4 different homemade Salsas served with warm corn tortilla chips, roasted vegetable Enchiladas and many other favorites made by chef/owner Bill Thomas with the freshest ingredients available. Full bar serving fresh lime margaritas. "Best Mexican-Litchfield County" CT Magazine Readers' Choice Restaurant Poll. "Best Nachos" Litchfield County Times Reader's Poll. Full takeout service available. Tues. – Sun. 11-9; Fri. & Sat. 11-10. Closed Mon. Reservations recommended for dinner. Visa & MasterCard.

Simpson and Vail, Inc.

3 Quarry Road, Brookfield, CT 06804.

(800) 282-8327. Simpson & Vail has been purveying and blending the finest teas from around the world to thousands of satisfied customers for almost 83 years. Come visit our scenic location and shop our selection of quality teas, herbals, coffees, accessories and specialty food items. Join us for a "cuppa" on Saturdays we offer a sampling of 4 types of teas as well as fresh baked scones. Open Mon.-Fri. 9-5:30, Sat. 10-4 (Sept.-June).

The Alpenhaus Restaurant/Steinbock Tavern

59 Bank St., New Milford, CT

(860) 799-5557. The Alpenhaus Restaurant, a true authentic German dining experience. Featuring traditional cuisine, imported German and local craft beer from our Steinbock Tavern, from Sauerbraten, Potato Pancakes to a variety of Schnitzels. A visit to the Alpenhaus is a welcoming breath of fresh air. Und Prost!